Espino brothers lose in Pangasinan gubernatorial, congressional races

DAGUPAN CITY, Philippines – Perhaps one of the biggest upsets in Pangasinan politics that happened on election day as two Espino scions, both political bigwigs in their own right, lost to their respective challenges. Pangasinan Governor Amado “Pogi” Espino III lost to 5th District Representative Ramon Guico III, who won with 885,272 votes in the … Read more

Gubernatorial, mayoral bets kick off campaigns in vote-rich Cebu

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Much is at stake in the local campaigns in the country’s most vote-rich province of Cebu, which kicked off on Friday, March 25. In Cebu City, rival parties Partido Barug, led by incumbent Cebu City Mayor Mike Rama and the Osmeña-led Bando Osmeña Pundok Kauswagan (BOPK) both launched their campaigns in … Read more